James Milner said it was a good time to be at Liverpool as the midfielder eyes trophies.
Gonzalo Higuain can still go to another level for Napoli as Maurizio Sarri questioned his team after beating Inter.
Down a man in the second half, Inter lost Monday's top-of-the-table clash at Serie A rivals Napoli 2-1.
Barcelona and Real Madrid all but swept the board as the stars of La Liga were honoured on Monday.
Neil Danns scored the equaliser as Brentford failed to mark the appointment of Dean Smith with a win, held 1-1 at Bolton Wanderers.
Napoli issued a statement of intent regarding their Scudetto aspirations as Gonzalo Higuain's double against Inter sent them top of Serie A.
Robert Lewandowski hailed his link-up with Bayern Munich team-mate Thomas Muller, suggesting it puts less pressure on him to score.
Sam Allardyce hopes Sunderland can spring upsets during December, but disclosed they will be without Jermain Defoe for the trip to Arsenal.
Fiorentina took an early lead but were unable to increase the pressure on the top two in Serie A as they drew with Sassuolo.
The injury sustained by Lionel Messi in September forced Barcelona to take their game to another level, says Sergio Busquets
Cristiano Zanetti, part of Roma's last Scudetto-winning team, thinks Rudi Garcia deserves time to turn the club's fortunes around.
Following three consecutive wins and with key men returning, spirits are high at Liverpool ahead of their midweek League Cup assignment.
Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski's five goals against Wolfsburg saw him set four world records that have now been recognised.
Villanovense travel to Barcelona having lost all five games since a surprise 0-0 draw in the first leg of their Copa del Rey last-32 tie.
Despite guiding Verona back to Serie A from the third tier, Andrea Mandorlini has been relieved of his duties after 14 winless matches.
Nuno Espirito Santo's departure from Valencia is official, with Salvador Gonzalez taking the reins on an interim basis.
Premier League clubs have revealed how much they paid to football agents in the year up to September 2015.
Sheffield Wednesday have eliminated Newcastle United and Arsenal from the League Cup and Mark Hughes wants Stoke City to avoid that fate.
Netherlands international Arjen Robben is eager for Pep Guardiola to remain at Bayern Munich beyond the end of this season.
Sergio Aguero has described the foot injury he sustained during Saturday's win over Southampton as "a harmless bump on the heel".